auscultation of S3 on physical examination, lung ultrasound, bedside echocardiography, and brain natriuretic peptide (BNP)
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
Acad Emerg Med. 2016 Mar;23(3):223-42 Systematic Review
IN heart failure, acute, dyspnea diagnosis The Use of
auscultation of S3 on physical examination, lung ultrasound, bedside echocardiography, and brain natriuretic peptide (BNP)
As Diagnostic Tool
Is good Than
no comparison done
To diagnose acute heart failure as a cause of dyspnea in adult patients in the emergency deparment. LR+ and - varied (see text)